No Monkey Business

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09-28 TFW

Researchers take Sasquatch seriously BECCA MARTIN-BROWN bmartin@nwadg.com D.W. Lee — who is a man of science — says he has seen Bigfoot on 26 different occasions. Robert Swain — who is a man of God — says he’s heard rocks clapped together, tree knocks, whoops and the sound of the door handle of his car…

Bikes, Blues & BBQ Schedule

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Riders make their way Saturday, Sept. 24, 2016, along Dickson Street during the 17th annual Bikes, Blues & BBQ motorcycle rally in Fayetteville. Visit nwadg.com/photos to see more photographs from the rally.

Today (9/21) 9 a.m.-5 p.m. — CAF AirPower History Tour, Arkansas Air and Military Museum 9 a.m.-7:30 p.m. — Baum Motorcycle Village open 11 a.m.-8 p.m. — Arvest Ballpark open 11:30 a.m.-11:30 p.m. — A&M Railroad shuttle Noon-midnight — Washington County Fairgrounds Saloon open 2-7 p.m. — Military Appreciation Event, Arvest Ballpark, Springdale 3-11 p.m….

Bikes, Blues & BBQ

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Jason D. Williams

Festival stages vs. George’s stages Blues music has become inextricably entwined with the fabric of motorcycle rallies across the country. Perhaps it’s because of the deep American roots the bikes and the blues both share. Whatever the reason, blues musicians — and their genre-crossing peers with elements of rock, country and bluegrass — will once…

On A Roll

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Rally grows up to be regional event STACY RYBURN sryburn@nwadg.com Throttle jockeys can get the Bikes, Blues & BBQ experience without ever running tread on Dickson Street. What started in 2000 as a gathering of a few hundred riders to benefit Meals on Wheels has blossomed into a sprawling, thunderous regional event. Organizers quickly realized…

Filmmaker Tells Story Of War

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Ken Burns’ new documentary of the Vietnam War utilizes a decade of research and provides perspective from all sides of the conflict.

  The Fayetteville Public Library, in collaboration with AETN, will offer a free sneak peak screening of Ken Burns’ new documentary, “The Vietnam War,” at 2 p.m. Saturday. “We’ll be showing a 40- to 45-minute screening of one episode, and then we’ll have a panel to discuss those themes from the episode,” says Heather Robideaux,…